Buffalo Sabres News and Rumors

NHL changes draft lottery rules, punishes worst teams

NHL changes draft lottery rules, punishes worst teams

yahoo.com Updated 4 hours ago
Tim Murray isn’t going to like this. The Buffalo Sabres general manager already registered his dissatisfaction with the NHL’s changes to its draft lottery, which were approved by the Board of Governors earlier this year. The issue? The immediacy: They w…
Upvote Share Tweet
  • Video - Report: Bid For Bills Tops A Billion 02:33

    Report: Bid For Bills Tops A Billion

    Jul 30
    ESPN Bills reporter Mike Rodak discusses the report that Terry Pegula's bid for the team was over $1 billion.
  • Video - Bruins Clinch Presidents' Trophy 00:46

    Bruins Clinch Presidents' Trophy

    Apr 12
    David Krejci scored two goals in the Bruins' 4-1 win over the Sabres to clinch the NHL's best record.
  • Video - Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals 00:42

    Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals

    Apr 10
    Steve Levy counts down the top three goals of the week from across the NHL.
  • Video - Nash's Late Goal Lifts Rangers 00:43

    Nash's Late Goal Lifts Rangers

    Apr 10
    Rick Nash's goal with less than two minutes remaining in the third period helped the Rangers top the Sabres 2-1.

Sports Columnists

  • Rose late scratch for Team USA's exhibition

    Aug 20
    Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose was a last-minute scratch Wednesday night from Team USA's exhibition game against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.
  • Five Things I Think I Think: San Francisco 49ers

    Aug 20
    .
  • Derrick Rose sits out practice but will play in Team USA's next exhibition…

    Aug 19
    Derrick Rose sat out his second consecutive day of practice Tuesday but is still expected to play for Team USA in its exhibition game Wednesday night against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.
  • Browns QB? Flip a Coin

    Aug 19
    All along, Browns coach Mike Pettine wanted to name a quarterback entering the third week of the preseason. The third game is when all NFL teams play their first units the most all summer. In the case of a new coaching staff such as Cleveland’s, it’s th…